U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, United Church of Christ (UCC) Congregational Profile Survey

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Congregation ID (CONGREGA)
2) In what year was this congregation officially founded? (Q1) (FOUNDED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1321875.56868
3) What is the approximate seating capacity of the space where your largest worship service is held? (Q2) (CAPACITY)
TOTAL%
50) 10.7
75) 21.5
80) 21.5
84) 10.7
100) 64.4
110) 21.5
120) 75.2
125) 10.7
130) 10.7
140) 21.5
150) 1410.4
160) 32.2
168) 10.7
175) 21.5
180) 32.2
188) 10.7
190) 21.5
200) 1611.9
220) 21.5
225) 21.5
240) 21.5
245) 10.7
250) 1511.1
256) 10.7
259) 10.7
270) 10.7
275) 32.2
285) 10.7
300) 128.9
350) 53.7
375) 10.7
400) 118.1
430) 10.7
450) 32.2
500) 32.2
598) 10.7
600) 10.7
1200) 10.7
Missing3 
TOTAL135100.0
4) Is this congregation's primary worship service held in a church, temple, mosque, or some other kind of building? (Mark only one.) (Q3) (BUILDING)
TOTAL%
1) A church13497.1
6) A school building21.4
8) A community center10.7
10) Other10.7
TOTAL138100.0
5) Does this building belong to your congregation or does it belong to another group that loans or rents space to you? (Q4) (BLDBLONG)
TOTAL%
1) Building belongs to our congregation or denomination13296.4
2) Building belongs to another group, and we rent the space42.9
3) Building belongs to another group, but we do not pay rent or fees10.7
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
6) How often is this congregation's building or facilities used or rented by community groups not connected to the congregation? (Q5) (RENTGRPS)
TOTAL%
1) At least weekly8461.3
2) At least monthly1611.7
3) Less often2417.5
4) Never96.6
5) The building doesn't belong to our congregation42.9
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
7) Does this congregation hold services in more than one location (such as satellite locations)? (Do not include more than one worship space at the same location.) (Q6) (LOCATNS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32.2
2) No13497.8
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
8) Does this congregation hold services in more than one location (such as satellite locations)? (Do not include more than one worship space at the same location.) Yes, at ____ different sites (NUMBLOCS)
TOTAL%
1) 3100.0
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
9) Is this congregation formally affiliated with a denomination, convention, or some similar kind of association? (Q7) (AFFILIAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13799.3
2) No10.7
TOTAL138100.0
10) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that this congregation belongs to? (Q8A) (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
204) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)21.4
224) United Church of Christ13698.6
TOTAL138100.0
11) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that this congregation belongs to? (Q8B) (DENOM2)
TOTAL%
58) Disciples of Christ116.7
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America116.7
155) United Methodist Church233.3
224) United Church of Christ233.3
Missing132 
TOTAL6100.0
12) How many people are associated in any way with the religious life of this congregation—counting both adults and children, counting both regular and irregular participants, counting both official or registered members and also participating nonmembers? What is the total number of persons associated with this congregation to any degree at all? (Q9) (CONGSIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL132346.879391
13) How many people—counting both adults and children—regularly participate in the religious life of this congregation—whether or not they are officially members of this congregation? (Q10) (REGPART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL135141.007138
14) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Less than five years old (Q11A) (CHILD1)
TOTAL%
0) None1310.7
1) 164.9
2) 2129.8
3) 31310.7
4) 4119.0
5) 586.6
6) 6129.8
7) 732.5
8) 832.5
9) 910.8
10) 101613.1
12) 1210.8
13) 1310.8
15) 1575.7
16) 1621.6
18) 1810.8
19) 1910.8
20) 2021.6
21) 2110.8
25) 2543.3
35) 3510.8
52) 5210.8
140) 14010.8
175) 17510.8
Missing16 
TOTAL122100.0
15) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Five to 11 years old (Q11B) (CHILD2)
TOTAL%
0) None64.8
1) 132.4
2) 264.8
3) 3118.8
4) 464.8
5) 575.6
6) 675.6
7) 743.2
8) 8129.6
9) 910.8
10) 10129.6
11) 1110.8
12) 1243.2
13) 1332.4
14) 1410.8
15) 15108.0
16) 1610.8
18) 1832.4
19) 1921.6
20) 2032.4
25) 2532.4
26) 2610.8
27) 2710.8
29) 2910.8
30) 3043.2
33) 3310.8
34) 3410.8
35) 3510.8
37) 3710.8
39) 3910.8
40) 4021.6
43) 4310.8
50) 5010.8
61) 6110.8
70) 7010.8
80) 8010.8
Missing13 
TOTAL125100.0
16) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 12 to 18 years old (Q11C) (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
0) None54.0
1) 143.2
2) 21713.6
3) 321.6
4) 497.2
5) 5118.8
6) 686.4
7) 732.4
8) 854.0
9) 910.8
10) 1097.2
11) 1121.6
12) 1275.6
13) 1310.8
14) 1410.8
15) 15108.0
16) 1632.4
18) 1832.4
19) 1921.6
20) 2064.8
22) 2210.8
23) 2310.8
25) 2543.2
30) 3010.8
31) 3110.8
32) 3210.8
41) 4110.8
42) 4210.8
45) 4521.6
55) 5510.8
67) 6710.8
91) 9110.8
Missing13 
TOTAL125100.0
17) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Adults (19 years old and older) (Q11D) (PARTNO2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL125110.232111
18) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2008 (Q12A) (AVATT08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13087.33163
19) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2007 (Q12B) (AVATT07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13090.71568
20) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2006 (Q12C) (AVATT06)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12891.05571
21) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2005 (Q12D) (AVATT05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12494.51673
22) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2004 (Q12E) (AVATT04)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12298.3275
23) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2003 (Q12F) (AVATT03)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL111100.08177
24) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2002 (Q12G) (AVATT02)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109104.58782
25) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2001 (Q12H) (AVATT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL107109.83283
26) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Mailed or distributed newsletters, letters, or flyers (Q13_1) (MAILED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3626.1
1) Checked10273.9
TOTAL138100.0
27) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Placed a paid ad in a newspaper or magazine (Q13_2) (ADNEWS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6547.1
1) Checked7352.9
TOTAL138100.0
28) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Advertised on radio or TV (Q13_3) (ADRADIO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12590.6
1) Checked139.4
TOTAL138100.0
29) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Placed a paid ad in the phone book or yellow pages (Q13_4) (ADPHONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9367.4
1) Checked4532.6
TOTAL138100.0
30) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Established or maintained a website for the congregation (Q13_5) (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4331.2
1) Checked9568.8
TOTAL138100.0
31) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Had an activity (fair, chili supper) to meet people in the neighborhood (Q13_6) (ACTIVITY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4834.8
1) Checked9065.2
TOTAL138100.0
32) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Conducted or used a survey of the community (Q13_7) (CONDSURV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13094.2
1) Checked85.8
TOTAL138100.0
33) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Encouraged people already in the congregation to invite a new person (Q13_8) (ENCINVTE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2316.7
1) Checked11583.3
TOTAL138100.0
34) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Tried to identify and contact people who recently moved into the area (Q13_9) (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
35) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Sponsored or participated in a worship service or other public event intended to bring people into this congregation (Q13_10) (PUBEVENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8460.9
1) Checked5439.1
TOTAL138100.0
36) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Sent a letter or other material to people who visited this congregation (Q13_11) (SNTLETTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2820.3
1) Checked11079.7
TOTAL138100.0
37) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Sent an email to people who visited this congregation (Q13_12) (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9266.7
1) Checked4633.3
TOTAL138100.0
38) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Had someone from your congregation telephone people who visited this congregation (Q13_13) (PHNEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10374.6
1) Checked3525.4
TOTAL138100.0
39) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Had someone from your congregation go to the home of people who visited this congregation (Q13_14) (HOMEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11482.6
1) Checked2417.4
TOTAL138100.0
40) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Had a special committee to work on recruiting new members (Q13_15) (COMITTEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9871.0
1) Checked4029.0
TOTAL138100.0
41) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) In another part of the United States (Q14_1) (ASSISTUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7655.1
1) Checked6244.9
TOTAL138100.0
42) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) In another country (Q14_2) (ASSISTAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10676.8
1) Checked3223.2
TOTAL138100.0
43) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) Neither (Q14_3) (ASSISTNE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6950.0
1) Checked6950.0
TOTAL138100.0
44) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Housing for senior citizens (nursing homes, assisted living) (Q15_1) (SRVSNIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12993.5
1) Checked96.5
TOTAL138100.0
45) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Housing for other groups (crisis, youth shelters, homeless, students) (Q15_2) (SRVHOUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11381.9
1) Checked2518.1
TOTAL138100.0
46) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Other senior citizen programs or assistance (Meals on Wheels, transportation) (Q15_3) (SRVOTHSR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9971.7
1) Checked3928.3
TOTAL138100.0
47) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Prison or jail ministry (Q15_4) (SRVPRISN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11583.3
1) Checked2316.7
TOTAL138100.0
48) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Care for persons with disabilities (skills training, respite care, home care) (Q15_5) (SRVDISAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11684.1
1) Checked2215.9
TOTAL138100.0
49) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Counseling or support groups (marriage or bereavement counseling, parenting programs, women's groups) (Q15_6) (SRVCNSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6950.0
1) Checked6950.0
TOTAL138100.0
50) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Substance abuse or 12-step recovery programs (Q15_7) (SRVSUBST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9871.0
1) Checked4029.0
TOTAL138100.0
51) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Other programs for children and youth (job training, literacy program, scouting, sports) (Q15_8) (SRVYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8763.0
1) Checked5137.0
TOTAL138100.0
52) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Programs or activities for college students (Q15_9) (SRVSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11583.3
1) Checked2316.7
TOTAL138100.0
53) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Emergency relief or material assistance (free meals, food, clothes for the needy) (Q15_10) (SRVEMRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2518.1
1) Checked11381.9
TOTAL138100.0
54) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Financial literacy programs or other help with budgeting, debt management, or investing (Q15_11) (SRVFINAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12590.6
1) Checked139.4
TOTAL138100.0
55) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Health-related programs and activities (blood drives, screenings, health education) (Q15_12) (SRVHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7655.1
1) Checked6244.9
TOTAL138100.0
56) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Programs or services for persons with HIV or AIDS (Q15_13) (SRVHIV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
57) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Immigrant support activities (English as a second language, refugee support, interpreting service) (Q15_14) (SRVIMMG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13396.4
1) Checked53.6
TOTAL138100.0
58) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Activities for unemployed people (preparation for job seeking, skills training) (Q15_15) (SRVUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
59) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Voter registration or voter education (Q15_16) (SRVVOTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12087.0
1) Checked1813.0
TOTAL138100.0
60) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Community organizing or neighborhood action groups (Q15_17) (SRVCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11381.9
1) Checked2518.1
TOTAL138100.0
61) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Political or social justice activities (civil rights or human rights) (Q15_18) (SRVPOLIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11180.4
1) Checked2719.6
TOTAL138100.0
62) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Animal welfare or environmental activities (Q15_19) (SRVANIML)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11784.8
1) Checked2115.2
TOTAL138100.0
63) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Other welfare, community service, or social action activities not mentioned above (Q15_20) (SRVOTHWL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9266.7
1) Checked4633.3
TOTAL138100.0
64) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Sporting activities or teams (intramural teams) (Q15_21) (SRVSPORT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11885.5
1) Checked2014.5
TOTAL138100.0
65) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Arts, music, or cultural activities or programs (Q15_22) (SRVARTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7352.9
1) Checked6547.1
TOTAL138100.0
66) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Hobby or craft groups (Q15_23) (SRVHBBY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8360.1
1) Checked5539.9
TOTAL138100.0
67) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Other social, recreational, or leisure activities (Q15_24) (SRVOTHSC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6748.6
1) Checked7151.4
TOTAL138100.0
68) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) Transportation to bring people to worship services (Q15_25) (SRVTRANS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8058.0
1) Checked5842.0
TOTAL138100.0
69) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We do not have such groups here (Q16_1) (GRPSNONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9468.1
1) Checked4431.9
TOTAL138100.0
70) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) A group or groups meet here, but they are not central to our congregational life (Q16_2) (GRPMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
71) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in the congregation (Q16_3) (GRPINVCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9165.9
1) Checked4734.1
TOTAL138100.0
72) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy for spiritual development and discipleship (Q16_4) (GRPSPRTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8662.3
1) Checked5237.7
TOTAL138100.0
73) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in community service or ministry (Q16_5) (GRPINVSV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
74) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have no organized prayer groups (Q17_1) (PRAYNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9266.7
1) Checked4633.3
TOTAL138100.0
75) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have prayer groups, but they meet infrequently or only at certain times of the year (Lent, revivals) (Q17_2) (PRAYINFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11180.4
1) Checked2719.6
TOTAL138100.0
76) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have regular prayer groups that are part of our small group or cell program or are attached to specific classes, groups or ministries (Q17_3) (PRAYSMGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10676.8
1) Checked3223.2
TOTAL138100.0
77) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have some other type of prayer groups (Q17_4) (PRAYOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9065.2
1) Checked4834.8
TOTAL138100.0
78) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Follow-up visits by clergy, lay leaders, or members (Q18_1) (FOLLOWUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8662.3
1) Checked5237.7
TOTAL138100.0
79) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Designated people extend hospitality or invite them for meals (Q18_2) (EXTNDHSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10878.3
1) Checked3021.7
TOTAL138100.0
80) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) A group or course for new members (Q18_3) (GRPNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8863.8
1) Checked5036.2
TOTAL138100.0
81) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Invitation to join a small group, fellowship group, or similar group (Q18_4) (INVJOIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6547.1
1) Checked7352.9
TOTAL138100.0
82) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Invitation to participate in leading worship (such as scripture reading, singing, taking the offering) (Q18_5) (INVPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6647.8
1) Checked7252.2
TOTAL138100.0
83) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Invitation to take on a task within the congregation (Q18_6) (INVTSKCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5137.0
1) Checked8763.0
TOTAL138100.0
84) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Invitation to take on a task in service to the community (Q18_7) (INVTSKCM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
85) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Other procedures or activities not mentioned above (Q18_8) (OTHRPROC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12792.0
1) Checked118.0
TOTAL138100.0
86) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) No planned procedures (Q18_9) (NOPLAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11684.1
1) Checked2215.9
TOTAL138100.0
87) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Children 11 years of age and younger (Q19_1) (RELED11A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2215.9
1) Checked11684.1
TOTAL138100.0
88) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Children 11 years of age and younger and ____ children attend in a typical week (Q19_1A) (RELED11B)
TOTAL%
1) 21.9
2) 21.9
3) 54.9
4) 11.0
5) 1312.6
6) 54.9
7) 32.9
8) 65.8
9) 21.9
10) 98.7
11) 11.0
12) 43.9
13) 11.0
14) 21.9
15) 65.8
16) 43.9
18) 11.0
19) 11.0
20) 43.9
22) 21.9
25) 76.8
26) 11.0
30) 43.9
31) 11.0
35) 11.0
36) 11.0
37) 11.0
45) 11.0
50) 21.9
60) 65.8
70) 11.0
80) 11.0
85) 11.0
105) 11.0
Missing35 
TOTAL103100.0
89) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Youth, 12-18 years of age (Q19_2) (RELED12A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3928.3
1) Checked9971.7
TOTAL138100.0
90) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Youth, 12-18 years of age and ____ youth attend in a typical week (Q19_2A) (RELED12B)
TOTAL%
2) 89.3
3) 910.5
4) 55.8
5) 67.0
6) 67.0
7) 67.0
8) 910.5
10) 78.1
11) 33.5
12) 78.1
13) 22.3
15) 67.0
17) 11.2
18) 11.2
20) 22.3
22) 11.2
25) 11.2
30) 11.2
35) 11.2
40) 22.3
52) 11.2
70) 11.2
Missing52 
TOTAL86100.0
91) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Adults (Q19_3) (RELEDADA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5036.2
1) Checked8863.8
TOTAL138100.0
92) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) Adults and____ adults attend in a typical week (Q19_3A) (RELEDADB)
TOTAL%
1) 11.3
4) 56.3
5) 67.6
6) 67.6
7) 78.9
8) 33.8
9) 11.3
10) 810.1
11) 11.3
12) 78.9
14) 11.3
15) 67.6
16) 22.5
18) 22.5
19) 11.3
20) 56.3
22) 11.3
23) 33.8
25) 22.5
28) 11.3
30) 67.6
37) 11.3
40) 11.3
45) 11.3
60) 11.3
Missing59 
TOTAL79100.0
93) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) No religious education classes (Q19_4) (RELEDNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12691.3
1) Checked128.7
TOTAL138100.0
94) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? No, our congregation does not provide any schools (Q20_1) (NOSCHOOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3122.5
1) Checked10777.5
TOTAL138100.0
95) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_2) (PRSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11381.9
1) Checked2518.1
TOTAL138100.0
96) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_2A) (PRSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
16) 14.5
18) 14.5
20) 14.5
22) 14.5
23) 14.5
31) 14.5
40) 14.5
60) 29.1
62) 14.5
75) 418.2
80) 14.5
85) 14.5
100) 14.5
125) 14.5
145) 14.5
150) 29.1
162) 14.5
Missing116 
TOTAL22100.0
97) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, before or after school program and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_3) (SCPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13396.4
1) Checked53.6
TOTAL138100.0
98) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, before or after school program and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_3A) (SCPRGNUM)
TOTAL%
15) 133.3
33) 133.3
60) 133.3
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
99) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, an elementary school and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_4) (ELSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
100) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, an elementary school and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_4A) (ELSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
18) 1100.0
Missing137 
TOTAL1100.0
101) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, a junior, middle, and/or high school and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_5) (HSSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
102) Is there a preschool, daycare, before or after school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, a junior, middle, and/or high school and ____ children are enrolled (Q20_5A) (HSSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
5) 133.3
12) 133.3
80) 133.3
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
103) Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q21) (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side4029.0
2) Right in the middle5842.0
3) More on the liberal side4029.0
TOTAL138100.0
104) Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q22) (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side2417.5
2) Right in the middle5741.6
3) More on the liberal side5640.9
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
105) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Prohibitions against members smoking (Q23A) (NOSMOKNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes85.8
2) No12994.2
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
106) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Drinking alcohol (Q23B) (ALCOHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes96.6
2) No12793.4
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
107) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? What people eat (Q23C) (FOODRULE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32.2
2) No13397.8
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
108) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Gambling (Q23D) (GAMBLING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53.7
2) No12996.3
Missing4 
TOTAL134100.0
109) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? How much money people give to the congregation (Q23E) (RULEMONY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32.2
2) No13397.8
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
110) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Unmarried adults living together (Q23F) (COHABIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21.5
2) No13498.5
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
111) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Homosexual behavior (Q23G) (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43.0
2) No13197.0
Missing3 
TOTAL135100.0
112) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Congregation changed its name (Q24_1) (NAMECHNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
113) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Congregation moved to a new location (Q24_2) (CONGMOVD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
114) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Absorbed another congregation, which closed (Q24_3) (ABSRBOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13194.9
1) Checked75.1
TOTAL138100.0
115) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Merged with other congregations of the same denomination, resulting in this congregation (Q24_4) (MERGESAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13799.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL138100.0
116) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Merged with other congregations of different denominations, resulting in this congregation (Q24_5) (MERGEDIF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13799.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL138100.0
117) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Left a denomination and became independent (Q24_6) (LEFTDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
118) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Changed denominations (Q24_7) (CHNGDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
119) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) This congregation has been involved in planting or growing a new congregation (Q24_8) (PLANTNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13497.1
1) Checked42.9
TOTAL138100.0
120) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) This congregation was established as a result of 'church planting' by another congregation or a growth program of the denomination (Q24_9) (CHRPLANT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
121) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Started a new worship service (Q24_10) (NEWSERVC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10273.9
1) Checked3626.1
TOTAL138100.0
122) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Changed the style of a worship service (Q24_11) (CHNGSTYL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
123) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Reorganized or started new worship services for distinct age, racial or ethnic, socio-economic, or interest groups (Q24_12) (INTRGRPS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13094.2
1) Checked85.8
TOTAL138100.0
124) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Reorganized or started new worship services for people who typically do not attend ('seeker services') (Q24_13) (SEEKRSRV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12691.3
1) Checked128.7
TOTAL138100.0
125) [IN THE PAST FIVE YEARS HAS ANY OF THE FOLLOWING OCCURRED?] Experienced a major conflict that resulted in the congregation splitting into two or more congregations (Q24_14) (CNFLSPLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
126) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Experienced a conflict that led some people to leave the congregation (Q24_15) (CNFLLEAV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7655.1
1) Checked6244.9
TOTAL138100.0
127) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Experienced a conflict that led a pastor, minister, or priest to leave the congregation (Q24_16) (CNFLPRLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10979.0
1) Checked2921.0
TOTAL138100.0
128) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) One or more members age 30 or younger entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry (Q24_17) (MEMBSEM1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11583.3
1) Checked2316.7
TOTAL138100.0
129) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) One or more members over age 30 entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry (Q24_18) (MEMBSEM2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11079.7
1) Checked2820.3
TOTAL138100.0
130) Does this congregation use electronic mail (email) to communicate with attendees? (Q25) (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9971.7
2) No3928.3
TOTAL138100.0
131) Does this congregation . . . Use email to solicit feedback from worshipers (Q26A) (EMLFDBCK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2832.6
2) No5867.4
Missing52 
TOTAL86100.0
132) Does this congregation . . . Use email to disseminate information (Q26B) (EMLINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9093.8
2) No66.3
Missing42 
TOTAL96100.0
133) Does this congregation . . . Use email to publicize events (Q26C) (EMLPUBLC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9494.9
2) No55.1
Missing39 
TOTAL99100.0
134) Does this congregation . . . Use email to help members and guests engage in ministries (Q26D) (EMLHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6675.0
2) No2225.0
Missing50 
TOTAL88100.0
135) Does this congregation . . . Offer opportunities to register for events via email (Q26E) (EMLRGSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3440.5
2) No5059.5
Missing54 
TOTAL84100.0
136) Does this congregation . . . Use email to inform the congregation of joys and concerns among members (Q26F) (EMLINFRM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6669.5
2) No2930.5
Missing43 
TOTAL95100.0
137) Does this congregation . . . Use email to send out weekly or monthly devotional messages (Q26G) (EMLDVTNL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2732.5
2) No5667.5
Missing55 
TOTAL83100.0
138) Does this congregation use a website to communicate with attendees? (Q27) (WEBSITEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8764.0
2) No4936.0
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
139) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a newsletter online (Q28A) (WEBNEWSL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5461.4
2) No3438.6
Missing50 
TOTAL88100.0
140) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a church calendar highlighting events (Q28B) (WEBCAL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7686.4
2) No1213.6
Missing50 
TOTAL88100.0
141) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer sermon transcripts (in audio, video, or written form) (Q28C) (WEBSERMN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3037.5
2) No5062.5
Missing58 
TOTAL80100.0
142) Does this congregation's website . . . List volunteer needs or service opportunities (Q28D) (WEBVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4453.7
2) No3846.3
Missing56 
TOTAL82100.0
143) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer an online giving option (Q28E) (WEBGIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22.5
2) No7897.5
Missing58 
TOTAL80100.0
144) Does this congregation's website . . . Include a member directory (Q28F) (WEBDRCTY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78.6
2) No7491.4
Missing57 
TOTAL81100.0
145) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer online discussion groups or Bible studies (Q28G) (WEBDISC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56.3
2) No7593.8
Missing58 
TOTAL80100.0
146) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . To volunteer, providing assistance for needy people outside this congregation? (Q29A) (OPPVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13197.0
2) No43.0
Missing3 
TOTAL135100.0
147) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . For political activity, including petition campaigns, lobbying, or demonstrating? (Q29B) (OPPPOLIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2218.0
2) No10082.0
Missing16 
TOTAL122100.0
148) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . To register to vote? (Q29C) (OPPVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3024.0
2) No9576.0
Missing13 
TOTAL125100.0
149) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Offerings, pledges, donations, dues (Q30_1) (INCOFFER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21.4
1) Checked13698.6
TOTAL138100.0
150) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Income from charges for use of the congregation's facilities or buildings (Q30_2) (INCCHRGS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8662.3
1) Checked5237.7
TOTAL138100.0
151) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Income from trust funds, investments, or bequests (Q30_3) (INCTRSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6849.3
1) Checked7050.7
TOTAL138100.0
152) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Financial support from the denomination or religious agency outside the congregation (Q30_4) (INCDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13799.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL138100.0
153) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Grants/income from local, state, or federal government (Q30_5) (INCGRNTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13799.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL138100.0
154) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Grants or income from non-governmental sources (Q30_6) (INCSNGVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13497.1
1) Checked42.9
TOTAL138100.0
155) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Other (Q30_7) (INCOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11986.2
1) Checked1913.8
TOTAL138100.0
156) What is the total amount of money this congregation received in income from all sources (including pastor salary support, if applicable) during your most recent fiscal year? (Q31) (TOTALINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL131210921.55222026
157) Of this amount, how much came from individuals' donations, dues, or contributions? (Q32) (DONATION)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL131145254.427136278
158) What was the total congregational budget for the most recent fiscal year—the total amount that this congregation spent for all purposes, including standard operating costs, salaries, debt service, money sent to your denomination or other religious organizations, and all other purposes? (Q33) (TOTBUDG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL133202525.436215446
159) Of this amount, how much was used for the congregation's operating expenses, including salaries, maintenance of buildings, utilities, and debt service? (Q34) (OPEXPSNS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL132176097.053171684
160) Does this congregation conduct an annual financial stewardship campaign? (Q35) (STEWARD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8965.4
2) No4734.6
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
161) Which one of the following best describes this congregation's financial situation? (Q36) (FINANSIT)
TOTAL%
1) We have an increasing financial base118.0
2) We have an essentially stable financial base7252.6
3) We have a declining financial base4532.8
4) Our financial situation is a serious threat to our ability to continue as a viable congregation96.6
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
162) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Ordained professionals, full-time (Q37A1) (ORDNFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None3827.7
1) 8662.8
2) 128.8
3) 10.7
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
163) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Ordained professionals, part-time (Q37A2) (ORDNPART)
TOTAL%
0) None9972.3
1) 3424.8
2) 42.9
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
164) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, full-time (Q37B1) (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None12591.9
1) 85.9
2) 10.7
3) 10.7
4) 10.7
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
165) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, part-time (Q37B2) (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) None10174.3
1) 2417.6
2) 75.1
3) 10.7
4) 10.7
5) 10.7
8) 10.7
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
166) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Other paid employees, full-time (Q37C1) (OTHRFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None10778.7
1) 139.6
2) 96.6
3) 53.7
4) 21.5
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
167) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Other paid employees, part-time (Q37C2) (OTHRPART)
TOTAL%
0) None2316.7
1) 1813.0
2) 2921.0
3) 2618.8
4) 1410.1
5) 128.7
6) 75.1
7) 32.2
8) 21.4
9) 10.7
10) 10.7
30) 10.7
40) 10.7
TOTAL138100.0
168) In a typical week, how many worship services does this congregation hold? (Q38) (NUMBSRVC)
TOTAL%
1) 11180.4
2) 2518.1
3) 21.4
TOTAL138100.0
169) If more than one service is held in a typical week, how do they compare? (Q39) (SRVCTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Very similar in style710.4
2) One or more is somewhat different in style from the rest1014.9
3) One or more is very different in style from the rest1116.4
4) We only have one service in a typical week3958.2
Missing71 
TOTAL67100.0
170) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. How long does this worship service generally last? (Q40) (SRVLNGTH)
TOTAL%
1) Up to one hour2316.8
2) At least one hour but less than 1.5 hours11382.5
4) More than two hours10.7
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
171) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. What type of order of service or program is used? (Q41) (SRVORDER)
TOTAL%
1) Written liturgy or Prayer Book42.9
2) Written service outline or bulletin13195.6
4) Very flexible; varies from week to week21.5
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
172) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. If there is a sermon, homily, or speech, how long does it usually last? (Q42) (SRMNLAST)
TOTAL%
1) 10 minutes or less64.4
2) 11 to 20 minutes11584.6
3) 21 to 30 minutes139.6
4) 31 to 60 minutes21.5
Missing2 
TOTAL136100.0
173) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional hymns (Q43_1) (TRADHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked32.2
1) Checked13597.8
TOTAL138100.0
174) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Classical music or chorales (Q43_2) (CLASSICL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7151.4
1) Checked6748.6
TOTAL138100.0
175) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Responsive psalms (Q43_3) (RESPPSLM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10979.0
1) Checked2921.0
TOTAL138100.0
176) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Praise music or choruses (Q43_4) (PRAISMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8863.8
1) Checked5036.2
TOTAL138100.0
177) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary hymns (Q43_5) (CNTMHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5439.1
1) Checked8460.9
TOTAL138100.0
178) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) Q43_6) (OTHRCNTM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9971.7
1) Checked3928.3
TOTAL138100.0
179) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Music or songs from a variety of cultures (Q43_7) (VARCULTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11079.7
1) Checked2820.3
TOTAL138100.0
180) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) (Q43_8) (CHANTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11986.2
1) Checked1913.8
TOTAL138100.0
181) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Gospel music (Q43_9) (GOSPLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10576.1
1) Checked3323.9
TOTAL138100.0
182) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing in tongues (Q43_10) (SINGTONG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13799.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL138100.0
183) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) No music or songs (Q43_11) (NOMUSIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
184) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Applause (Q44_1) (APPLAUSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6950.0
1) Checked6950.0
TOTAL138100.0
185) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Laughter (Q44_2) (LAUGHTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3424.6
1) Checked10475.4
TOTAL138100.0
186) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of incense (Q44_3) (INCENSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
187) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of piano (Q44_4) (PIANO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2316.7
1) Checked11583.3
TOTAL138100.0
188) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of organ (Q44_5) (ORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1813.0
1) Checked12087.0
TOTAL138100.0
189) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of drums (Q44_6) (DRUMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12792.0
1) Checked118.0
TOTAL138100.0
190) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of electric guitar (Q44_7) (GUITAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13396.4
1) Checked53.6
TOTAL138100.0
191) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of hymn books (Q44_8) (HYMNBOOK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked139.4
1) Checked12590.6
TOTAL138100.0
192) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing by the congregation (Q44_9) (CONGSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10.7
1) Checked13799.3
TOTAL138100.0
193) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing by a choir or soloist (Q44_10) (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2820.3
1) Checked11079.7
TOTAL138100.0
194) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People greeting each other (by shaking hands or some other way) (Q44_11) (GREETING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3424.6
1) Checked10475.4
TOTAL138100.0
195) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Silent prayer or meditation (Q44_12) (SILENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3021.7
1) Checked10878.3
TOTAL138100.0
196) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Taking up a collection of money (Q44_13) (COLLECTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked42.9
1) Checked13497.1
TOTAL138100.0
197) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Special time directed at children (Q44_14) (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2115.2
1) Checked11784.8
TOTAL138100.0
198) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Participation by teens (such as speaking, reading, singing, or performing) (Q44_15) (PARTTEEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9367.4
1) Checked4532.6
TOTAL138100.0
199) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Time for testifying or witnessing about personal religious experiences (Q44_16) (TESTIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13396.4
1) Checked53.6
TOTAL138100.0
200) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Calling out 'amen' or other expressions of approval (Q44_17) (CALLAMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13194.9
1) Checked75.1
TOTAL138100.0
201) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Jumping, shouting, or dancing that is unplanned (Q44_18) (JUMPING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
202) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People raising their hands in praise (Q44_19) (RAISEHND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13396.4
1) Checked53.6
TOTAL138100.0
203) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Speaking in tongues (Q44_20) (TONGUES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
204) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Regular use of sign language for those who are deaf (Q44_21) (SIGNLANG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
205) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Regular use of language(s) other than English (Q44_22) (NONENGL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
206) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People speaking, reading, or reciting something together (Q44_23) (RECITING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1510.9
1) Checked12389.1
TOTAL138100.0
207) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People joining hands during prayer or other moments (Q44_24) (JOINHNDS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11583.3
1) Checked2316.7
TOTAL138100.0
208) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Communion, Eucharist, or the Lord's Supper (Q44_25) (COMMNION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3122.5
1) Checked10777.5
TOTAL138100.0
209) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of visual projection equipment (Q44_26) (PROJCTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12288.4
1) Checked1611.6
TOTAL138100.0
210) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of amplification equipment (Q44_27) (AMPLIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3122.5
1) Checked10777.5
TOTAL138100.0
211) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) A leader wearing a robe or other special garments (Q44_28) (LDRROBE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2215.9
1) Checked11684.1
TOTAL138100.0
212) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Service time (Q45A1) (TIME1)
TOTAL%
800) 8:00 a.m.64.3
830) 8:30 a.m.64.3
845) 8:45 a.m.21.4
900) 9:00 a.m.139.4
930) 9:30 a.m.53.6
945) 9:45 a.m.32.2
1000) 10:00 a.m.4331.2
1010) 10:10 a.m.21.4
1015) 10:15 a.m.42.9
1030) 10:30 a.m.3928.3
1040) 1040 a.m.10.7
1045) 10:45 a.m.32.2
1100) 11:00 a.m.107.2
1700) 5:00 p.m.10.7
TOTAL138100.0
213) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Day held (Q45A2) (DAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday13598.5
7) Saturday10.7
9) Holiday-Special10.7
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
214) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Average attendance (Q45A3) (ATTEND1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12774.05552
215) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: How often is the service held? (Q45A4) (OFTEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week13799.3
3) Less often10.7
TOTAL138100.0
216) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (Q45A5_1) (TYPE1TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4029.0
1) Checked9871.0
TOTAL138100.0
217) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (Q45A5_2) (TYPE1CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
218) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (Q45A5_3 (TYPE1BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8863.8
1) Checked5036.2
TOTAL138100.0
219) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For children and their parents (Q45A5_4) (TYPE1CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8662.3
1) Checked5237.7
TOTAL138100.0
220) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) (Q45A5_5) (TYPE1YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11381.9
1) Checked2518.1
TOTAL138100.0
221) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For nonmembers or 'seekers' (Q45A5_6) (TYPE1NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11079.7
1) Checked2820.3
TOTAL138100.0
222) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? Other (Q45A5_7) (TYPE1OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
223) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45A6) (COMMUN1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service32.2
2) Yes, at least monthly11886.1
3) No1611.7
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0
224) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Service time (Q45B1) (TIME2)
TOTAL%
600) 6:00 a.m.12.9
800) 8:00 a.m.25.9
830) 8:30 a.m.12.9
930) 9:30 a.m.12.9
1000) 10:00 a.m.411.8
1030) 10:30 a.m.926.5
1100) 11:00 a.m.12.9
1200) 12:00 (noon)12.9
1700) 5:00 p.m.25.9
1730) 5:30 p.m.12.9
1800) 6:00 p.m.38.8
1830) 6:30 p.m.25.9
1900) 7:00 p.m.411.8
1930) 7:30 p.m.25.9
Missing104 
TOTAL34100.0
225) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Day held (Q45B2) (DAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday2161.8
3) Tuesday12.9
4) Wednesday514.7
6) Friday12.9
7) Saturday25.9
9) Holiday-special411.8
Missing104 
TOTAL34100.0
226) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Average attendance (Q45B3) (ATTEND2)
TOTAL%
8) 13.1
9) 13.1
10) 26.3
12) 13.1
15) 26.3
18) 26.3
20) 26.3
30) 13.1
39) 13.1
40) 39.4
50) 13.1
70) 13.1
75) 13.1
90) 13.1
95) 13.1
120) 13.1
140) 13.1
150) 26.3
160) 26.3
164) 13.1
165) 13.1
167) 13.1
200) 13.1
220) 13.1
Missing106 
TOTAL32100.0
227) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: How often is the service held? (Q45B4) (OFTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week2470.6
2) Every two weeks38.8
3) Less often720.6
Missing104 
TOTAL34100.0
228) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (Q45B5_1) (TYPE2TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12288.4
1) Checked1611.6
TOTAL138100.0
229) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (Q45B5_2 (TYPE2CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13194.9
1) Checked75.1
TOTAL138100.0
230) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (Q45B5_3) (TYPE2BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12993.5
1) Checked96.5
TOTAL138100.0
231) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents (Q45B5_4) (TYPE2CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12590.6
1) Checked139.4
TOTAL138100.0
232) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (Q45B5_5) (TYPE2YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12993.5
1) Checked96.5
TOTAL138100.0
233) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For nonmembers or 'seekers' (Q45B5_6) (TYPE2NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12993.5
1) Checked96.5
TOTAL138100.0
234) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Q45B5_7) (TYPE2OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13295.7
1) Checked64.3
TOTAL138100.0
235) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45B6) (COMMUN2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service412.1
2) Yes, at least monthly1751.5
3) No1236.4
Missing105 
TOTAL33100.0
236) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Service time (Q45C1) (TIME3)
TOTAL%
830) 8:30 a.m.111.1
930) 9:30 a.m.111.1
1600) 4:00 p.m.111.1
1630) 4:30 p.m.111.1
1700) 5:00 p.m.111.1
1900) 7:00 p.m.222.2
1930) 7:30 p.m.222.2
Missing129 
TOTAL9100.0
237) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Day held (Q45C2) (DAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday444.4
4) Wednesday222.2
7) Saturday111.1
9) Holiday- Special222.2
Missing129 
TOTAL9100.0
238) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Average attendance (Q45C3) (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
6) 112.5
12) 112.5
20) 225.0
25) 112.5
30) 112.5
94) 112.5
250) 112.5
Missing130 
TOTAL8100.0
239) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: How often is the service held? (Q45C4) (OFTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week225.0
3) Less often675.0
Missing130 
TOTAL8100.0
240) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (Q45C5_1) (TYPE3TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
241) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (Q45C5_2) (TYPE3CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
242) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (Q45C5_3) (TYPE3BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
243) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 32: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents (Q45C5_4) (TYPE3CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
244) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (Q45C5_5) (TYPE3YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
245) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For nonmembers or 'seekers' (Q45C5_6) (TYPE3NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
246) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other (q45c5_7) (TYPE3OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13497.1
1) Checked42.9
TOTAL138100.0
247) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45C6) (COMMUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service337.5
3) No562.5
Missing130 
TOTAL8100.0
248) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Service time (Q45D1) (TIME4)
TOTAL%
930) 9:30 a.m.120.0
1900) 7:00 p.m.240.0
1930) 7:30 p.m.240.0
Missing133 
TOTAL5100.0
249) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Day held (Q45D2) (DAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday120.0
3) Tuesday120.0
4) Wednesday120.0
5) Thursday120.0
9) Holiday- special120.0
Missing133 
TOTAL5100.0
250) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Average attendance (Q45D3) (ATTEND4)
TOTAL%
25) 125.0
40) 125.0
48) 125.0
100) 125.0
Missing134 
TOTAL4100.0
251) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: How often is the service held? (Q45D4) (OFTEN4)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week125.0
3) Less often375.0
Missing134 
TOTAL4100.0
252) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (Q45D5_1) (TYPE4TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
253) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (Q45D5_2) (TYPE4CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
254) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (Q45D5_3) (TYPE4BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
255) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents (Q45D5_4) (TYPE4CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
256) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (Q45D5_5) (TYPE4YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
257) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For nonmembers or 'seekers' (Q45D5_6) (TYPE4NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
258) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Q45D5_7) (TYPE4OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13597.8
1) Checked32.2
TOTAL138100.0
259) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45D6) (COMMUN4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service240.0
2) Yes, at least monthly120.0
3) No240.0
Missing133 
TOTAL5100.0
260) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Service time (Q45E1) (TIME5)
TOTAL%
700) 7:00 a.m.133.3
1030) 10:30 a.m.133.3
1900) 7:00 p.m.133.3
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
261) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Day held (Q45E1) (DAY5)
TOTAL%
5) Thursday133.3
9) Holiday-special266.7
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
262) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Average attendance (Q45E3) (ATTEND5)
TOTAL%
12) 150.0
20) 150.0
Missing136 
TOTAL2100.0
263) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: How often is the service held? (Q45E4) (OFTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week150.0
3) Less often150.0
Missing136 
TOTAL2100.0
264) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (Q45E5_1) (TYPE5TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
265) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (Q45E5_2) (TYPE5CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked138100.0
TOTAL138100.0
266) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (Q45E5_3) (TYPE5BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
267) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents (Q45E5_4) (TYPE5CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
268) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (Q45E5_5) (TYPE5YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
269) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For nonmembers or 'seekers' (Q45E5_6) (TYPE5NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
270) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Q45E5_7) (TYPE5OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13698.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL138100.0
271) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45E6) (COMMUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service133.3
3) No266.7
Missing135 
TOTAL3100.0
272) Survey Form (SRVYFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper13698.6
2) Web21.4
TOTAL138100.0
273) Year took survey (SRVYYEAR)
TOTAL%
2008) 10979.0
2009) 2921.0
TOTAL138100.0
274) I-ATTEND: For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2008 (Q12A) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 251511.5
2) 25 to 492620.0
3) 50 to 994534.6
4) 100 to 2494131.5
5) 250 or more32.3
Missing8 
TOTAL130100.0
275) I-POLITICS: Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q21) (For use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side4029.0
2) Right in the middle5842.0
3) More on the liberal side4029.0
TOTAL138100.0
276) I-THEOLOGY: Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q22) (For use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side2417.5
2) Right in the middle5741.6
3) More on the liberal side5640.9
Missing1 
TOTAL137100.0